The weather forecast wasn’t great for Monday night-Tuesday morning, but I decided to stay up anyway to try a time lapse of the total lunar eclipse. I used the built-in interval timers on a pair of Nikon D200s, one with a 17-55mm lens, the other started with a 300mm and a 1.4x teleconverter. My thought was to alternate between the wide and the tight shots, but the moon moves awfully quickly through the frame of such a tight composition. Not knowing the exact path the moon would follow, I switched to a 70-200 for the later tight shots. Still, the moon moved pretty quickly through the frame, so I found myself having to recompose every ten minutes or so, and then trying to edit together the clips in Final Cut to make it look like one pan.Vodpod videos no longer available.